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Mother Myrick's Confectionery

4367 Main St, Manchester, VT 05255
+1 802-362-1560
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“butter crunch” (9 reviews)
“fudge” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (15 reviews)
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4367 Main St, Manchester, VT 05255
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We trust to stock up here for Easter, loads of locally made goodies, and the chocolate is,particularly yummy.

Thank 655donl
Jacki B, Owner at Mother Myrick's Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks for the kind words! We look forward to seeing you at Easter, too!

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Mother Myrick's is a bakery/candy shop that has been around for about 40 years and has some really great products for sale. From the bakery, the Lemon LuLu cake is out of this world. It's a lemon pound cake that's light and fluffy, almost like...More

Thank Gino B
Jacki B, Owner at Mother Myrick's Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thanks, Gino, for your kind words! Just a reminder - the Lemon Lulu cakes are priced lower in the store - $16.95 & $21.95. That makes for delicious & easy entertaining on a budget! Looking forward to seeing you in the store soon.

Reviewed 17 September 2017

So much assortment that I wanted it all. Best butter crunch I have ever had. The almond horns were to die for.

Thank windstormreigns
Jacki B, Owner at Mother Myrick's Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thanks for your great review! The almond horns are very popular (& naturally gluten free!) & our buttercrunch is the best & our most popular candy! It's available on line for yourself or gifts! Many thanks!

Reviewed 13 September 2017

I love Mother Myrick's. It's the place to go for chocolate. I spend too much and eat too much sugar, but can't resist it!

Thank NYNann
Jacki B, Owner at Mother Myrick's Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Many thanks for taking a few minutes to write about us! As you know, we're all about chocolate & we're glad that you so enjoy ours!

Reviewed 4 July 2017

I was disappointed. I am a so-called "chocoholic," so I was expecting the whole she-bang. We purchased the chocolate covered peanuts, and all I could taste was peanuts. We also purchased muffins, but they were not very sweet. They did not utilize their space well...More

Thank tbsings
Jacki B, Owner at Mother Myrick's Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Hi, It's unfortunate that you didn't enjoy your visit here. We once had our old fashioned ice cream parlor & cafe as part of the business in another location. But after 25 years, we found that the parlor & cafe had become just too seasonal....More

Reviewed 29 June 2017

Great service. Owner and staff were very friendly and helpful. Purchased buttercrunch, milk chocolate caramels, cookies, hot fudge sauce & other candies. I haven't tried the hot fudge sauce yet, but everything else we bought was delicious.

Thank Barbara H
Jacki B, Owner at Mother Myrick's Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2017

Hi, Barbara! Welcome to Mother Myrick's! So glad that you enjoyed the cookies & chocolates. Hope to see you soon! You can also follow us on Facebook & we do ship, too.

Reviewed 7 June 2017

This confectionary shop has wonderful chocolates, but I return again and again for their sour cream chocolate chip pound cake. I order this for gifts and never leave the store without having purchased several. The store is a visual delight and it is hard to...More

Thank SacandagaRichardsons
Jacki B, Owner at Mother Myrick's Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hi, Thanks for taking the time to write a review but especially for finding your favorites here at Mother Myrick's! And we have some new goodies out for the summer, like our fresh fruit tart, Key Lime Pie, mini cheesecake tarts and more! Did you...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017

Not a bunch of care going into these creations - but some. I always go in expecting to find something exciting or beautiful, but haven't had that experience yet. Just lacking creativity maybe. You can always get their homemade chocolate in the case - it's...More

Thank abstractmuse
Jacki B, Owner at Mother Myrick's Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

HI, Thanks for your feedback! I see that you like our chocolates - in fact we have some new truffles for you to try! So are you referring to our cakes or cookies or something else? I'd love to hear any other thoughts that you...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The owner is NO nice . Dosent have no customer services skills. Don't go if she is there. I live in the area so better go buy the great food at the Dorset riding bread .More

Thank Bill Cintia M
Jacki B, Owner at Mother Myrick's Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Hi, Bill, I'm truly sorry if you had a poor experience with me here in the store. I'm not sure what the transaction was about but perhaps on such a busy day as the day before Easter, I was too quick to answer a question...More

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Yummy chocolates in all varieties. Also sells other candies like delirious butter crunch. Generous with samples. Don`t go there hungry!

Thank mysticalfoodie
Jacki B, Owner at Mother Myrick's Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Hi, I love your review ... "delirious buttercrunch", etc! Was that your first time in the store? Hope yu will come back sometime. Thanks so much, Jacki

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Off-Street Parking
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 18:00
Friday
10:00 - 18:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4367 Main St, Manchester, VT 05255
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 802-362-1560
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Description
Open since 1977, Mother Myrick’s Confectionery, with their famous buttercrunch toffee, caramels and chocolate assortments, is a local landmark to all who know Manchester, Vermont. Owners Ron and Jacki have cultivated a robust and popular catalog of artisanal chocolates, gorgeous pastries and decadent cakes, using only the finest of ingredients. Their famous Buttercrunch is made with Vermont’s own Cabot Creamery butter.

The retail shop is bright, fun, and makes people of all ages “a kid in a candy store.” Imagine the aroma of just-baked pies, sample the beloved Lemon LuLu Cake, and try a bite of Ron’s signature buttercrunch with its crisp toffee center, dipped in chocolate and rolled in fine almonds and cashews. Open every day!

Through their 40 years, Ron and Jacki have hosted memorable events to bring residents & visitors together. Their annual Summer Reading Program for kids K-6, their monthly Buttercrunch giveaway, and their Easter Egg Decorating Contest are all favorites.
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